§ Mr. Bossom
asked the President of the Board of Trade how much rubber has been shipped to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics from British ports since 1st January, 1951.
§ Sir H. Shawcross
In the first six months of this year 6,194 tons of raw rubber were re-exported from United Kingdom ports to the Soviet Union and 15,661 tons were exported from the Federation of Malaya and Singapore. In addition a very small amount, valued at£86,000, was transhipped under bond in the United Kingdom. Small amounts may also have been shipped or transhipped from other British ports.